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 This day in History - April 30
417 Historic Events for April 30
1989

Kathy Postlewait wins LPGA Sara Lee Golf Classic

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1989

Critics Siskel and Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show

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1989

US beats Costa Rica 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup

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1990

As Met pitcher David Cone argues a call at 1st base, 2 Braves score

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1990

US hostage Frank Reed freed after 4 years in hands of pro-Iranians

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1990

Seattle's Brian Holman's perfect game broken up with 2 outs in 9th

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1990

US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space

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1991

In Bangladesh a cyclone killed over 131,000 and left 9 million homeless

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1991

Michael G Hagerty, actor (Overboard), dies at 39

Death
1991

George Sperti Sperti, inventor (Preparation H), dies at 91

Death
1992

Daan van Driel, Dutch cartoonist/WWII resist fighter (Trouw), dies

Death
1992

208th and final episode of Cosby Show on NBC-TV

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1993

David Waymer, NFLer (Saints, 49'ers, Raiders), dies at 34

Death
1993

Eric Rowan, cricketer (26 Tests for South Africa), dies

Death
1994

David Langton, dies of a heart at 81

Death
1994

Ferdinando Scarfiotti, Italian set designer (Last Emperor), dies at 53

Death
1994

Roland Ratzenberger, Austrian race car driver, dies in crash at 31

Death
1994

Richard McClure Scarry, US kid book illustrator/writer, dies at 74

Death
1994

Geoffery Michael Roberts, vintner, dies at 46

Death
1994

Soccer great Pele (53) weds psychologist Assiria Seixas Lemos (36)

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1995

"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 24 perfs

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1995

"Rose Tattoo" opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 80 perfs

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1995

After 120 years the last 15 A and S dept stores close

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1995

Val Skinner wins LPGA Sprint Golf Championship

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1995

Donald Edwin White, ad copywriter/opera administrator, dies at 59

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